Backwater Bliss: Alleppey Day Cruise with Lunch
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Product Code : AGORA645
Explore the enchanting backwaters of Alleppey on our "Backwater Bliss" day cruise. Your journey begins with a 10:00 am pick-up from your Cochin hotel, followed by a serene drive to Alleppey. Upon arrival, board a traditional houseboat equipped with modern amenities. Embark on a 3.5-hour day cruise through the picturesque backwaters, relishing a delectable lunch featuring Kerala's culinary delights. Immerse yourself in the tranquility of the backwaters and local life before concluding your voyage with a 6:00 pm return to your Cochin hotel. Discover the magic of Kerala's waterways on this memorable day excursion.
10:00 am: Pick up from Cochin hotel Your private car will pick you up from your hotel in Cochin at 10:00 am. Meet your friendly driver and embark on your journey to Alleppey, also known as the "Venice of the East."
12:00 pm: Arrival in Alleppey Arrive in Alleppey around 12:00 pm and be greeted by the serene backwaters of Kerala. Alleppey is famous for its picturesque canals, lagoons, and lush green paddy fields.
12:30 pm: Boarding the traditional houseboat Board a traditional houseboat, also known as a "kettuvallam," which is a beautifully crafted wooden boat that has been converted into a floating home. The houseboat is equipped with all modern amenities, including a comfortable seating area, bedroom, and attached bathroom.
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm: Day cruise and lunch onboard Set sail on the backwaters of Alleppey and embark on a leisurely cruise through the narrow canals, passing by coconut groves, local villages, and paddy fields. Immerse yourself in the tranquility of the backwaters and take in the breathtaking scenery around you.
As you cruise along, savor a delicious lunch served onboard, which includes a variety of local delicacies, freshly caught seafood, rice, vegetables, and aromatic spices that are typical of the region. The meals are freshly prepared by the onboard chef and provide a unique culinary experience, allowing you to taste the flavors of Kerala cuisine.
You can also relax on the deck of the houseboat, basking in the warm sunshine, and watch the local life along the backwaters. Observe the daily activities of the locals, including coir making and farming, giving you a glimpse into the traditional lifestyle of the region.
4:00 pm: Disembark from the houseboat After a memorable day cruise, you'll disembark from the houseboat and bid farewell to the serene backwaters of Alleppey.
6:00 pm: Drop off at Cochin hotel You'll arrive back in Cochin around 6:00 pm and be dropped off at your hotel, where your day tour to Alleppey with lunch onboard a day cruise concludes.
Private AC car/van for pick up and drop off from/to your hotel.
Day Cruise in Alleppey with Lunch
Bottled water in the car.
Gratuities and optional activities.
Anything not mentioned in the inclusions.